P&G Everyday, May 5, 2015 — I have so much to share on parenting for success. Part of my perspective is captured in the P&G Everyday article “8 Tips for Raising Confident, Independent Kids” by Leah Maxwell:
8. Let your kids fail. “On average, one can learn more from failure or mistakes made than from straight successes,” says Jason Ma, author of Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers. “It is vital to teach and guide them well but we parents must allow them some room to make mistakes,” he says.
How are you raising your children to be independent?